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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bantam is 760. Bantam, Connecticut is the 11,411th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Bantam was in 2000, when its population was 802. In 2000, Bantam was the 11,214th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,411th largest city in the US. Bantam is currently 5.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Bantam has shrunk 5.2% since the year 2000. Bantam, Connecticut's growth is about average. 51% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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The total voting age population of Bantam, Connecticut, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 513. The voting age population is 43.3% male and 56.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 29.4% of the residents of Bantam are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bantam are 96.1% White, 1.7% Asian, 1.5% Two or more races, 0.5% Other and 0.3% Black. Additionally, 7.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bantam, 8.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.8%. On a per-household basis, 2.2% of families are below the poverty line in Bantam.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.5% of Bantam residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.4% of Bantam residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.5% have a bachelor's degree and 9.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bantam residents aged 5 and older, 9.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bantam is 7.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bantam, 13.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bantam is $43,194.
In Bantam, 44.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 55.8% of housing units in Bantam.
Of all the housing units in Bantam, 29.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Bantam, 2.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bantam is $625.
In Bantam, 71.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.